Switzerland’s national telco Swisscom has selected iWedia, a Swiss company specialised in integrated software solutions for television devices, to provide the software for its new Swisscom TV 2.0 Android IPTV set-top-box.
WATCH VIDEO. Switzerland’s national telco Swisscom has expanded the TV Replay function of its IPTV platform Swisscom TV with customers now being able to view TV programmes up to 7 days after their original broadcast instead of the former 30 hours.
Swisscom said that the number of its IPTV homes has grown with 209,000 subs to reach one million in 2013, up 26.4%.
Swisscom has announced the death of its CEO Carsten Schloter in what the police are assuming was a case of suicide.
Swisscom has no intention of selling its Italian subsidiary Fastweb.
Swisscom has taken its stake in the Swiss premium rights holder Cinetrade to 75%. The operator has owned 49% in the business, which has a minority holding in paycaster Teleclub since 2005.
From Monday, April 29, Swisscom customers can access their TV Everywhere service not only in Switzerland, but also everywhere.
Swisscom has said that the number of IPTV connections increased year-on-year by 183,000 or 30.1% to 791,000 (+63,000 in the fourth quarter).
AirTies Wireless Networks has announced contracts with BSkyB in the UK and Switzerland’s Swisscom.
Swisscom is to offer its DSL customers the basic digital IPTV service Swisscom TV light for free in order to compete better with cable.